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Lake Effect Snow Advisory

Statement as of 3:52 PM EST on November 21, 2014

Expires 7:00 AM EST on November 22, 2014


... Lake effect Snow Advisory in effect until 7 am EST Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a lake effect
Snow Advisory... which is in effect until 7 am EST Saturday.

* Locations... the north country.

* Timing... late this afternoon through early Saturday morning.

* Accumulations... an inch or less this afternoon... 3 to 5 inches
tonight... leading to storm totals of 3 to 6 inches in the most
persistent lake snows.

* Winds... southwest 10 to 20 mph.

* Visibilities... as low as a half mile at times.

* Impacts... additional snow tonight will lead to snow covered and
slippery Road conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

In lake effect snow the weather can vary from locally heavy snow
in narrow bands to clear skies just a few miles away. If you will
be traveling across the region be prepared for rapid changes in
Road and visibility conditions.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of
weather information for the latest updates. Additional details
can also be found at www.Weather.Gov/Buffalo.

Report snow accumulation to the National Weather Service in
Buffalo by sending an email to bufstorm.Report@noaa.Gov... posting
to the NWS Buffalo facebook Page... or tweet... using the hashtag
bufwx




Special Statement

Statement as of 6:35 PM EST on November 21, 2014

Expires 7:30 PM EST on November 21, 2014


... Lake effect snow will continue to impact Oswego... southern Jefferson
and Lewis counties this evening...

* at 622 PM EST... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a
lake effect snow band capable of producing snowfall rates of up to
one inch per hour... and visibility of a half mile or less. This
lake effect snow band was located over Oswego... southern Jefferson
and Lewis counties this evening.

* Some locations affected by the lake effect snow band include...
Mexico...
Parish...
Nine Mile point...
Altmar...
Pulaski...
Sandy Creek...
Redfield...
Osceola and Fish Creek...

This includes Interstate 81 between exits 33 and 40.

Driving within this snow band will be difficult at times with snow
covered and slippery roadways. If traveling across the area slow down
and be prepared for rapidly changing Road and weather conditions.

Lat... Lon 4360 7512 4342 7553 4348 7581 4333 7588
      4330 7586 4342 7661 4353 7642 4352 7629
      4354 7623 4373 7622 4380 7624 4383 7628
      4366 7511 4364 7510


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 4:51 PM EST on November 21, 2014


The following are week long snow totals from Monday evening through
Friday morning. This includes both rounds of heavy lake effect snow
that impacted the region.

********************Storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

New York

... Chautauqua County...
   1 WNW Fredonia 22.7 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   4 SSW Ripley 10.4 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Kennedy 7.0 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs

... Erie County...
   1 N Hamburg 79.5 1100 am 11/21 NWS employee
   West Seneca 78.0 1100 am 11/21 trained spotter
   Lancaster 74.0 1100 am 11/21 NWS employee
   2 NNE Orchard Park 71.0 1100 am 11/21 NWS employee
   Wales Center 69.3 1100 am 11/21 coop observer
   2 SSW Blasdell 61.0 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   4 NW Alden 57.5 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Colden 55.1 1100 am 11/21 coop observer
   3 S West Seneca 52.5 1100 am 11/21 NWS employee
   2 NE Boston 48.0 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Akron 26.7 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   2 se Glenwood 26.3 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   NY Buffalo Intl Arpt 16.9 1100 am 11/21 ASOS
   3 ESE Tonawanda 7.9 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Kenmore 6.8 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   1 N Clarence Center 5.5 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs

... Genesee County...
   Corfu 49.0 1100 am 11/21 amateur radio
   Stafford 17.7 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs

... Jefferson County...
   Carthage 33.4 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Theresa 27.5 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Watertown 24.7 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs

... Lewis County...
   highmarket 28.6 1100 am 11/21 coop observer
   5 SSW Harrisville 27.8 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   1 NW Constableville 27.5 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Beaver Falls 18.5 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Glenfield 9.3 1100 am 11/21 coop observer

... Monroe County...
   Rochester Intl Arpt 9.3 1100 am 11/21 ASOS

... Niagara County...
   5 NNE Amherst 8.5 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   1 NNE north tonawand 4.9 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   1 NE Lockport 4.6 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Niagara Falls 4.6 1100 am 11/21 coop observer
   Youngstown 3.7 1100 am 11/21 coop observer

... Oswego County...
   8 NNW Redfield 29.0 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   5 ESE Oswego 13.1 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Bennetts bridge 9.0 1100 am 11/21 coop observer
   Minetto 5.0 1100 am 11/21 cocorahs
   Palermo 2.0 1100 am 11/21 coop observer

... Wyoming County...
   Cowlesville 88.0 1100 am 11/21 amateur radio
   Wyoming 63.0 1100 am 11/21 coop observer
   Warsaw 28.8 1100 am 11/21 coop observer


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